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FZNT25 KWNM 010309
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1109 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS....LOW PRES 200 NM E OF THE VIRGINIA CAPES WILL MOVE NE
TONIGHT AND CONTINUE TO NEAR GEORGES BANK BY LATE SAT. A COLD
FRONT TRAILING SW FROM THE LOW WILL BECOME STATIONARY OVER THE
SRN WATERS TONIGHT. A SECOND...STRONGER LOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE
NE TO NEAR CAPE HATTERAS BY LATE SAT...QUICKLY MOVE NE SAT
NIGHT...THEN ACROSS GEORGES BANK SUN WHILE INTENSIFYING. THE LOW
WILL THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SUN NIGHT AND MON. STRONG HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SUN NIGHT AND MON...
MOVE OFFSHORE MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS TUE INTO WED
NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE WESTWARD ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 20
FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 TO 25 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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